Editorials

After years of dreaming, a bike trail is now in the works

After many years of talking and even sometimes arguing (in Hamtramck, can you imagine that?), the city is on course to install a bike/hiking trail. The trail, officially…

Tax abatement issue reveals a rudderless city

Someone take leadership of this city. For the last several weeks, some members of the city council have stumbled over themselves in holding up a request for a…

News

Tax abatement for former Missant site gets approved

Tax abatement for former Missant site gets approved

By Charles Sercombe After several weeks of putting off a vote on whether to grant…

City offering financial award to new police hires

City offering financial award to new police hires

By Charles Sercombe The Hamtramck Public School District isn’t alone in offering hiring incentives. The…

Vacant city-owned lots add to list of property tax exemptions

Vacant city-owned lots add to list of property tax exemptions

  By Charles Sercombe For a city that’s only two-square miles, Hamtramck has a lot…

HPS has a financial offer not to refuse

HPS has a financial offer not to refuse

  By Charles Sercombe If you are special education teacher, or even on the way…

Business

WingFellas has come home to roost on Jos. Campau

WingFellas has come home to roost on Jos. Campau

  By Alan Madlane Have a craving for some chicken? If so, WingFellas is the joint for you. And it’s conveniently located on the Jos. Campau Ave. strip,…

Student group encourages residents to be a good neighbor

Student group encourages residents to be a good neighbor

  By Sammi Samim Special to The Review The Be a Good Neighbor project is a youth community service project, sponsored by Hamtramck Community Initiative and led by…

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

By Alan Madlane There’s a new kid in town in the recreational pot trade, and its name is Puff. Er, like the magic dragon, yes. A song we…

Photo Gallery

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

    By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s historic baseball stadium came full circle last Saturday. When the stadium was first built, as…

News

State beefs up election security

State beefs up election security

  By Charles Sercombe All across the country there is growing concern about the safety of election workers for the upcoming Nov. 8 General Election. There is…

Features

‘Best Little League player ever’ passes on …

‘Best Little League player ever’ passes on …

  By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck – and the nation – have lost a sports legend. Art “Pinky” Deras died June 5 at the age of 75. Deras…

Editorials

Guest Editorial … HPS offers a helping hand to its students

By Sarah Peslar Nearly 1 in every 5 children is near-sighted or has a vision-impairment requiring glasses to see at school. While it goes without saying that…

Sports

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

By Mike Murphy Special to The Review The Hamtramck High Cosmos varsity football team fell one game short of getting into the state playoffs this year but…